Deals summary

Denton Wilde Sapte (Matthew Harvey, Jeremy Cohen) advised GE Capital on a framework agreement for its European Equipment Finance to become the primary equipment financing provider for Xerox customers in France and Germany. Xerox advised by Lovells.

Hengeler Mueller advised Franz Haniel & Cie on its first exchangeable bond issue worth f280m (£173.14m). The bonds are exchangeable into shares in GEHE Aktiengesellschaft. Joint lead managers were Deutsche Bank and Merrill Lynch International.

Sidley Austin Brown & Wood (Balbir Bindra) has advised Daiwa Securities as the manager of a $113m (£79.1m) euro-yen bond issue by Korea's second largest commercial banking group Woori Finance Holdings.